33 min ago
Study finds vitamin C can kill drug-resistant TB
Dr. William Jacobs, Jr. has determined that vitamin C kills drug-resistant tuberculosis bacteria in laboratory culture.
10 hrs ago
The Wichita Eagle
Eye exams can reveal diseases
A diet rich in antioxidants, especially lutein and zeaxanthin , vitamin E and vitamin C has been shown to promote eye health.
Mon May 20, 2013
Food Production Daily
Study: canned peaches nutritionally equal to fresh
The research findings, published in the Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, hold that some nutrients increase during the canning process.
Applied Clinical Trials
New Study Identifies the Optimal Dose of Intravenous Vitamin C for Future Anticancer Clinical Trials
However, studies conducted with orally dosed supplements did not demonstrate any clinical benefit in cancer patients, most likely due to the finding that the levels of orally-administered vitamin C delivered to a patient's blood stream were considerably lower than the levels needed to kill cancer cells in either test tube or animal models.
Vitamins are often added to foods to increase their nutritional value. Find out the basics here
What is Vitamin Fortification? Vitamin, mineral, and essential nutrients are added to replace those lost in food manufacture or storage; to raise the level to that of similar foods.
Environmental News Network
Vitamin C and Gout
Vitamin C or L-ascorbic acid, or simply ascorbate , is an essential nutrient for humans and certain other animal species.
Sun May 19, 2013
Keep calm and eat like a granny: Nutrition advice given to Britons...
It is 70 years since the Ministry of Food's leaflets taught Britons to eat well on rations and stay 'fit for the fight' during the Second World War.
Sat May 18, 2013
Cabbage as vegetable and herb has many advantages
Cabbage is a leafy green vegetable known for its dense-leaved heads and is mainly available as broccoli and cauliflower.
5 Nutrients you may be missing
Do you feel your best every day? If not, you may be missing an essential vitamin that could make all the difference in the world.
Natural Holistic Health
If its blackheads you want removed then I know something to help. Take some sandalwood powder.
Fri May 17, 2013
Some good reasons to eat more mangoes this summer
It's summer now and the 'king of fruits', the mango, has begun to arrive in markets.
Lake Elsinore Valley News
Ingredient of the Week Tomatoes
Is it a fruit or a vegetable? According to the US Supreme Court and tariff laws, tomatoes are a vegetable.
Lawn and Garden: a vegetable garden can cut your grocery bill, improve your health
A garden may mean different things to different people. To some, it's a way to trim back the grocery budget.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Daily Record
Living nutrition 5-15: The miracle of corrected vision
My dear mother used to remind me that she never saw a rabbit wearing glasses so carrots had to be beneficial for my eyes.
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Healthy - Balanced' Pizza: Is It Possible?
In the constant battle of the bulge, pizza would seem to be off-limits. But one British professor of nutrition is aiming to change that with a pizza designed to provide all essential nutrients.
Chewing gum developed to battle common cold
Fertin Pharma gives the common cold something to chew on with its ImmuneGum containing plant extract Echinacea, vitamin C and zinc Private label gum maker Fertin Pharma has developed an immunity chewing gum that it claims can help guard against the common cold.
Plant your garden with nine superfoods
When you're planning out your garden this year, you may want to consider 9 superfoods .
Wed May 15, 2013
Vitamin C does not lower uric acid levels in gout patients
Despite previous studies touting its benefit in moderating gout risk, new research reveals that vitamin C, also known ascorbic acid, does not reduce uric acid levels to a clinically significant degree in patients with established gout.
China Life Sciences Health Industry Client Briefing - April 2013
Given the significance of generic drugs within China's health care system, the duplication of generic drug research and development is a serious concern.
Eight new super-foods to try
Many people across the country have turned to a healthier diet. Sometimes it can be challenging when one doesn't have an idea of what foods to eat to enhance their health.